Originally posted on Rockies Review  |  Last updated 5/10/13
The Colorado Rockies finished a three game series with a 3-1 loss to the New York Yankees. The game ended a six-game home stand in which the Rockies went just 2-4.In the series, the Rockies scored a total of five runs. The potent offense suddenly was shutdown, and it wasn't by the typical set of Yankees pitchers that have shutdown solid offenses for years. The only dominant Yankee starter that the Rockies faced was CC Sabathia. He hasn't been himself, and he was done after four innings, following a nearly two hour rain delay.For the Rockies, they have officially hit their first rough stretch of the season. The bats went cold at the same time, and they have squandered excellent pitching performances.Baseball is an exceptionally mental game. Guys are well known for being superstitious in order to stay hot at the plate, or to keep a winning streak going. These practices play well into the fact that baseball can play with players minds.It is no secret that in the past two seasons, the R...
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